ART SEE OCEAN GALLERY & AIR
Artist Residency Presentation & Performance
Sunday, November 24th2019, 6-9pm, Stefan and Theresa Lekberg, founders of Art See Ocean Gallery & Artist in Residence, invite artists, residency colleagues and art lovers to a presentation of their AIR and art projects, followed by AKIN, a Butoh and experimental sound art installation by Theresa Lekberg (Performance art), Riako Napitupulu – Rea Lee (Butoh dance), Ariel William Orah (Ravenative), musician, with special appearance by interdisciplinary artist Samaquias Lorta on cello.
Networking & special culinary appearance by Soydivision Berlin.
SCOPE SESSIONS #88
Artists Talks & Media Salon
Thursday, December 5th, 2019, 6:30-9pm
SomoS hosts Scope Sessions – Artist Talks & Media Salon edition #88. The two artist speakers for this session are Dr.Joshua Batty and Mitchell Nordine (MindBuffer) & Ramses Salas.
Body Sculpting & Assemblage Workshop with Iria do Castelo
Saturday-Sunday, December 7-8, 10am-6pm
In the Fantastic Beings – Body Sculpting & Assemblage Workshop, Spanish multidisciplinary artist Iria Do Castelo will teach you how to build a human-like sculpture using plaster bandages, homemade paper mache, clay and found objects. The workshop is designed to give an opportunity to participants to improve their creative process and explore new paths of sculpture and assemblage together with an established artist.
Applications for SomoS Berlin Artist-in-Residence Program2020 are now accepted. Inquiries for specific periods are welcome and residents will be accepted on a rolling basis. Note: A residency spot beginning December 2019 has become available on short notice.
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NEW RESIDENT ARTISTS
SomoS is happy to welcome several new artists to its Berlin Artist-in-Residence Program 2019.
Daphné Boxer is an independent curator/researcher based in Montréal, where she is co-director of art space and residency program VIE D’ANGE. Her interests lie in the interplay between architecture, urban planning, and new technologies. Daphné researches Post-Soviet urban planning and the impact of new technologies on the development of cities such as Berlin, Prague, Bratislava, and Budapest.
Supported by a grant from the Flemish Government, Belgian visual artist Jan Verbruggen joins SomoS between October and December 2019, taking a Sabbatical from his academic position teaching Painting and Drawing at the Rijks Hoger Onderwijs voor Kunst RHoK Academie Brussels, to work on a solo exhibition that is part of an ongoing project Thesauros, The Treasury, opening January 3rd 2020.
Black Jaguar is a South-Korean feminist activist and multidisciplinary artist, whose work is rooted in the political aim of emboldening female autonomy. Her work spans performance, photography, fashion and drawing, which she brings together with a bold and disruptive style. Jaguar’s artist residency is supported by the Arts Council Korea.
A London-based Irish interdisciplinary artist with a background in photography, Alannah Louët‘s themes include the importance of the otherworldly and the occult to female history, Catholicism’s violent record, and domestic and reproductive labor.
Spanish mixed-media artist Iria do Castelo works on installations and sculptures and drawings which depict a grotesque fantasy world, aimed at uncovering the hidden tensions of human psychology.
Rexy Tseng was born in Taipei, Taiwan, he works as a painter and installation artist in the USA. Tseng is interested in visualizing the nuances of human relationships. His residency is kindly supported by the Taipei City Government Department of Cultural Affairs.